Wednesday, January 19th, 2022

Tag: cryptocurrency

North Korean hackers said to have stolen nearly $400 million in cryptocurrency last year

Hackers launched at least seven different attacks last year, primarily targeting investment firms and centralized exchanges with a variety of tactics, including phishing, malware and social engineering, according to the report from Chainalysis, a...

Bitcoin mining: Political upheaval in Kazakhstan is hitting the country’s huge cryptocurrency industry

The Central Asian nation plunged into chaos as violent protests sparked by rising fuel prices left dozens killed and hundreds injured. As part of the mayhem, internet and telecommunications cuts have been reported nationwide...

Charlie Munger wishes cryptocurrency didn’t exist, admires China’s ban

Billionaire investor Charlie Munger still isn’t a fan of cryptocurrency. “I wish they’d never been invented,” Munger said at the Sohn conference in Sydney on Friday, according to The Australian Financial Review. “I admire...

Meta’s head of cryptocurrency David Marcus resigns

David Marcus, now head of Facebook Financial or F2, testifying about Facebook’s proposed digital currency previously known as Libra, during a Senate Banking, House and Urban Affairs Committee hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington,...

Ripple seeing ‘good progress’ in SEC case over XRP cryptocurrency

In this photo illustration of the ripple cryptocurrency ‘altcoin’ sits arranged for a photograph on April 25, 2018 in London, England.  Jack Taylor | Getty Images News | Getty Images Fintech company Ripple is...

U.S. selling seized cryptocurrency in BitConnect fraud case

Signage is seen at the United States Department of Justice headquarters in Washington, D.C., August 29, 2020. Andrew Kelly | Reuters The U.S. Justice Department will sell off $56 million worth of cryptocurrency it...